The Woodlands is open for business, but the health and safety of our community remains our top priority. Travel confidently knowing our local businesses are doing everything they can to serve our visitors and our community in the safest way possible.

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Visit The Woodlands Blog

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Our blog includes insider tips for visiting The Woodlands. Here, you can get the scoop on what’s new, the best happy hour spots and more. We share new content weekly so be sure to bookmark this page & check back often for our latest suggestions on how you can make the most of your next trip to The Woodlands!

Indoor Activities for Kids

The Woodlands is the perfect retreat for families with children. If you are here when the weather is rainy, cold, or a bit too warm outside, try these indoor activities in The Woodlands. Each of these entertainment options is geared towards children and will help them to keep moving, learning, or…

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Nature in The Woodlands: The Koi Garden

The Koi Garden is nestled in the heart of Town Center (the downtown area of The Woodlands). This calming environment sits right on The Woodlands Waterway across from The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center. The Koi Garden is open daily from 8 a.m. to nightfall. Bonus:…

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Staff Favorites: Things We Love About The Woodlands

Being able to live and work in The Woodlands year-round is a great enjoyment for all of the staff at Visit The Woodlands. With a subtropical climate and plenty to do, we are always enjoying beautiful outdoor surroundings and activities. Today, we will share a few of our favorite things to do during…

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Coloring The Woodlands From Home

COLOR SCENES OF THE WOODLANDS Are you working from home with kiddos or just need something to brighten your day? Click an image below to download the coloring page. From there, you can print the document or color it digitally! LEARN ABOUT THE WOODLANDS With homeschool, virtual and hybrid learning…

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Boutiques in The Woodlands

Boutique shopping is a special experience in The Woodlands. Shopping in a boutique adds that personal touch and is a place where you can find unique items that won’t be in a big box store. From clothing to specialty gifts, you can find it all at boutiques in The Woodlands. DIVA BOUTIQUE Diva…

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Guide to Gumbo in The Woodlands

It’s not a stew, it's gumbo and it all starts with the roux. Being a neighbor to Louisiana, in Texas we know a thing or two about a good gumbo! When it comes to gumbo, you can enjoy a variety of proteins inside this creole and Cajun staple. SCHILLECI'S NEW ORLEANS KITCHEN As the only elegant…

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Hotels with Heated Pools

Grab your swimsuit and get ready for year-round fun. Whether you missed out on summer break or are planning a winter vacation to remember, these hotels in The Woodlands are sure to help you to have a splashing good time! Remember, you can check rates and availability at individual hotels by clicking…

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New Art Benches in The Woodlands

Known for its large number of public art pieces, the creativity and beauty of The Woodlands continue to grow each year. The Woodlands Arts Council stands firm in its mission to promote public art with the Art Bench Project, which since the program's inception in 2015 has blossomed to two dozen Art…

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5 Tips to Ensure Your Event is Successful and Safe

It’s no secret that 2020 has been a challenging year. During these ever-changing times, it’s crucial for businesses across all industries to make changes to adapt to the current environment. Here in The Woodlands, we’re working together to continue to provide safe and memorable experiences for our…

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Gypsy Caravan Farmer's Market

April 16, 2021 - April 30, 2021 Macy's & Forever 21 Parking Lot Read More

The Woodlands Farmer's Market

April 17, 2021 - December 18, 2021 Grogan's Mill Village Center Read More

Concert in the Park

April 18, 2021 Northshore Park Read More

Sterling Ridge Artisans & Farmers Market

April 18, 2021 - May 16, 2021 The Colonnade Shopping Center Read More

Sunday Brunch Live Music

April 18, 2021 Avanti Italian Kitchen & Wine Bar Read More